Troubleshooting With NAPA: Why Is My Car Heater Blowing Cold Air? It’s easy to take modern conveniences for granted. An electric coffee pot brewing while you step out of the … Continue Reading Troubleshooting With NAPA: Why Is My Car Heater Blowing Cold Air?
Engine coolant keeps the waste heat of the combustion process at bay. There’s no denying the importance coolant plays in keeping an engine running, but how do you know when … Continue Reading How To Test Coolant And Coolant Sensors
Some automotive issues make themselves known instantly and in a big way. But signs of a bad water pump aren’t always so brash. A bad water pump can wreak havoc … Continue Reading Bad Water Pump Symptoms
Does a car heater use gas? Understanding this component can help you make smart decisions about fuel economy.
With some poking around at the likely culprits, you or your mechanic can troubleshoot a car heater blowing cold air or no air at all.
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An engine thermostat that is stuck closed will quickly cause your engine to overheat due to a lack of coolant circulation through the cooling system. When the thermostat gets stuck … Continue Reading Know-How Notes: Cooling System Thermostat Replacement Tips
A big part of DIY automotive work is non-standard applications. Whether it is an emergency repair, an engine swap, or a complete custom project, sometimes you just have to make … Continue Reading How To Make A Custom Radiator Hose
Thermostats are very simple mechanical control devices that work until they don’t. There is usually not much in-between partial function. While they are not expensive to replace, testing one that … Continue Reading Engine Thermostat Testing Tips and Tricks For Better Temp Control
Your car thermostat plays an important role in keeping your engine cool and safe. Learn how to change a bad one and stay on the road.